CIVIL qualifications under development


Qualifications under review

The following Qualifications are currently under review/development by the stakeholder groups and will be out for wider consultation shortly.  If you would like to be added to the stakeholder group for any of these please contact resources@connexis.org.nz specifying which qualification you are interested in.

  • NZC in Project Management – Level 4*
  • NZC in Infrastructure Works – Level 2
  • NZC in Bituminous Product Manufacturing – Level 4
  • NZD in Business – Level 5*
  • NZC in Workplace Health and Safety Practice – Level 3 & 4*
  • NZD in Surveying – Level 6
  • NZC in Demolition – Level 2, 3 & 4
  • NZC in Agrichemical Application – Level 3 & 4
  • NZC in Temporary Traffic Management – Level 3 & 4

*  These qualifications are under development/have been developed by an external Standard Setting Body. Connexis is developing an infrastructure programme to sit within these qualifications.

Qualifications under consultation

The following qualifications are currently for review. Please click on one of the below and review the related qualification consultation documents.

Workplace HS Practise
(Level 3) 

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Pipe Installation & Utilities Maintenance (Level 4)
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Infrastructure Works Site Supervision (Level 4) 
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Civil Works (Level 4) 
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Infrastructure Works & Infrastructure Works Plant & Equipment
(Level 3)

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Infrastructure Works Bituminous Surface Construction Level 4 – Consultation closed
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NZC in Infrastructure Works (Structural Foundations) (Level 4) –
Consultation closed

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NZC in Infrastructure (Forestry Earthworks) (Level 4) –
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Workplace HS Practise (Level 3)

Welcome to the consultation phase for the Connexis Programme for the Skills Organisation New Zealand Certificate in Workplace Health and Safety Practice (Level 3) (Credits 40).

This programme replaces the expired Civil Infrastructure Health and Safety qualifications that were replaced during the National NZQA Qualifications Review.

It is designed to be contextualised as appropriate to meet general and technical workplace health and safety requirements relevant to the candidate’s industry and workplace.

The programme should cover most aspects of infrastructure workplace training programmes and programmes like Construct Safe Tier 1.

Consultation phase

The consultation phase for this qualification review has been completed. For further information please view the documents to the left.

Contact person 

  • Email mariec@connexis.org.nz
  • Phone 021 799 885.

Pipe Installation and Utilities Maintenance (Level 4)

Welcome to the consultation phase for the qualification, program overview and unit standards for New Zealand Certificate in Infrastructure Works (Pipeline Construction and Maintenance) (Level 4) with strands in Drinking-Water, Wastewater, and Trenchless Technologies.

Under review

  • New Zealand Certificate in Pipe Installations (Level 4) with strands in Trenched, and Trenchless (105-120 credits)
  • New Zealand Certificate in Utilities Maintenance (Level 4) with strands in Water, and Wastewater and Stormwater (95 credits)
  • New Zealand Certificate in Civil Infrastructure Trades (Pipe Installations) (Level 4) with strands in Trenched and Trenchless (205 credits)
  • New Zealand Certificate in Civil Infrastructure Trades (Utilities Maintenance) (Level 4) with strands in Water, and Stormwater and Wastewater (200 credits)

These four qualifications have been reviewed into one new qualification with working title: New Zealand Certificate in Infrastructure Works (Pipeline Construction and Maintenance) (Level 4) with strands in Drinking-Water, Wastewater, and Trenchless Technologies

Feedback

Connexis would like your feedback to help ensure this New Zealand Certificate programme is fit for purpose and matches the skills, knowledge and attributes of Pipe Installation and Utilities Maintenance workers on infrastructure worksites

Consultation phase 

What to do

Read the following documents (click buttons to the left):

  • Recommendations (recommendations from the Working Group)
  • Pipelines programme draft (this contains the unit standard lists for you to consider)
  • Background information

Provide feedback by

  • Email wendya@connexis.org.nz
  • Phone 04 901 2323

Please note: the qualifications team will assume that you agree with the content of the programme and unit standards if we do not receive your feedback.

Infrastructure Works Site Supervision (Level 4)

Welcome to the consultation phase for the qualification, program overview and unit standards for NZC in Infrastructure Works (Single Site Supervision) (Level 4).

Under review

  • New Zealand Certificate in Infrastructure Works (Level 4) (Site Supervision)

This qualification has been reviewed with new working title: New Zealand Certificate in Infrastructure Works (Single Site Supervision) (Level 4)

Feedback

Connexis would like your feedback to help ensure this New Zealand Certificate programme is fit for purpose and matches the skills, knowledge and attributes of single site supervision on infrastructure worksites

Consultation phase 

What to do

Read the following documents (click buttons to the left):

  • Recommendations (recommendations from the Working Group)
  • Single Site Supervision L4 programme draft (this contains the unit standard lists for you to consider)
  • Background information
  • Unit standards

Provide feedback by

  • Email wendya@connexis.org.nz
  • Phone 04 901 2323

Please note: the qualifications team will assume that you agree with the content of the programme and unit standards if we do not receive your feedback.

Civil Works (Level 4)

Welcome to the consultation phase for the qualification, program overview and unit standards for NZC in Infrastructure Works (Level 4) with strands in Earthworks, Road Construction, and Road Maintenance

Under review

  • New Zealand Certificate in Civil Works (Level 4) with strands in Earthworks, Road Construction, Concrete (non-structural), and Road Maintenance
  • New Zealand Certificate in Civil Infrastructure Trades (Civil Works) (Level 4) with strands in Earthworks, Road Construction, Concrete Works (non-structural), and Road Maintenance

These two qualifications have been reviewed into one qualification with working title: New Zealand Certificate in Infrastructure Works (Level 4) with strands in Earthworks, Road Construction, and Road Maintenance

Feedback

Connexis would like your feedback to help ensure this New Zealand Certificate programme is fit for purpose and matches the skills, knowledge and attributes of infrastructure workers on infrastructure worksites.

Consultation phase 

What to do

Read the following documents (click buttons to the left):

  • Recommendations (recommendations from the Working Group)
  • Infrastructure Works (Civil) L4 programme draft (this contains the unit standard lists for you to consider)
  • Background information
  • Unit standards

Provide feedback by

  • Email wendya@connexis.org.nz
  • Phone 04 901 2323

Please note: the qualifications team will assume that you agree with the content of the programme and unit standards if we do not receive your feedback.

INFRASTRUCTURE WORKS & INFRASTRUCTURE WORKS PLANT & EQUIPMENT (level 3)

Welcome to the consultation phase for the qualification, program overview and unit standards for NZC in Infrastructure Works and Infrastructure works plant and equipment (Level 3).

Under review

  • New Zealand Certificate in Infrastructure Works (Level 3)
  • New Zealand Certificate in Infrastructure Works Plant and Equipment Operation (Level 3) with an optional strand in Specialist Plant

These two qualifications have been reviewed into one qualification with working title: New Zealand Certificate in Infrastructure Works (Level 3) with an optional strand in Large Plant

Feedback

Connexis would like your feedback to help ensure this New Zealand Certificate programme is fit for purpose and matches the skills, knowledge and attributes of infrastructure workers on infrastructure worksites

Consultation phase 

What to do

Read the following documents (click buttons to the left):

  • Recommendations (recommendations from the Working Group)
  • Infrastructure Works  L3 programme draft (this contains the unit standard lists for you to consider)
  • Background information
  • Unit standards

Provide feedback by

  • Email wendya@connexis.org.nz
  • Phone 04 901 2323

Please note: the qualifications team will assume that you agree with the content of the programme and unit standards if we do not receive your feedback.

NZC in Infrastructure (Forestry Earthworks) (Level 4) –
Consultation closed

Welcome to the consultation phase for the qualification, programme overview and unit standards for NZC in Infrastructure (Forestry Earthworks) (Level 4)

Consultation phase

The consultation phase for this qualification review has been completed. For further information please view the documents to the left.

Contact person 

• Email mariec@connexis.org.nz

• Phone 021 799 885.

Infrastructure Works Bituminous Surface Construction Level 4 –
Consultation closed

Welcome to the consultation phase for the qualification, programme overview and unit standards for NZC in Infrastructure (Forestry Earthworks) (Level 4)

Consultation phase

The consultation phase for this qualification review has been completed. For further information please view the documents to the left.

Contact person 

• Email mariec@connexis.org.nz
• Phone 021 799 885.

NZC in Infrastructure Works (Structural Foundations) (Level 4) –
Consultation Closed

Welcome to the consultation phase for the qualification, programme overview and unit standards for NZC in Infrastructure (Forestry Earthworks) (Level 4)

Consultation phase

The consultation phase for this qualification review has been completed. For further information please view the documents to the left.

Contact person 

• Email mariec@connexis.org.nz
• Phone 021 799 885.

Programme delivery under development

If you are interested in contributing or staying updated with the delivery development of these qualifications please contact: resources@connexis.org.nz with the qualification you are interested in.

  • NZC in Infrastructure Works (Projects) – Level 5
  • NZC in Civil Engineering Laboratory – Level 5
  • NZC in Rural Contracting – Level 3
  • NZC in Roadmarking – Level 3 & 4